Evolution Lightning Baccarat now live: Available at Casumo ⚡

Casumo Casino is one of the first sites to get a hand on Evolution Gaming's new Lightning Baccarat game.
Evolution Gaming has quietly launched Lightning Baccarat to select operators. Now available at Casumo, this table features an RNG multiplier mechanic boosting wins by up to 500x. 

This same RNG multiplier can be found in other Lightning series games like the award-winning Lightning Roulette. Unlike previous Lightning games, this new table adds a 20% "Lightning Fee" to participate.

Which casinos have Lightning Baccarat by Evolution?

Editor's Pick
PlaySugarHouse Casino

    Rate it! (60)

    Claim Now Visit PlaySugarHouse Casino

    PlaySugarHouse Casino: New customers only. 21+ T&Cs and wagering requirements apply.

    Trending Now
    Party Casino NJ

      Rate it! (61)

      Claim Now Visit Party Casino NJ

      Party Casino NJ: New customers only. 21+ T&Cs and wagering requirements apply.

      Lightning Baccarat Quick Facts

      • Developed by Evolution Gaming, Lightning Baccarat is the latest table in the "Lightning" series of games
      • Random multipliers applied to each card before dealing (up to 8x)
      • Multipliers stack for even bigger multiplier payouts
      • 20% Lightning Fee added to all bets

      How to play Lightning Baccarat

      Short Summary: Lightning Baccarat is a traditional game of baccarat with a twist. Before each hand is dealt, random multipliers will be applied to a random number of cards (up to 5). If you win and these cards are in your chosen hand, then your bet is multiplied.

      Detailed summary: Evolution Live Gaming's latest game plays much like a normal game of baccarat. There's the Player hand and the Banker's hand - and your goal is to guess which will be closest to nine. There's also the tie option if you are feeling adventurous. 

      In Lightning Baccarat, the major addition is the inclusion of RNG multipliers. Before each hand is dealt, up to five Lightning Cards will be chosen to receive a random multiplier boost. The multiplier can be any number between 2x and 8x.

      If a Lightning Card is in a hand you bet on, then your bet will be multiplied. Multiplier values also stack for even more electric wins. For example, three Lightning Cards are in your hand and they have an 8x multiplier - that's 512x.

      To fuel the multiplier prize pot, Evolution Gaming has opted to add a 20% Lightning Fee on all bets. This means that wagers are more expensive to play here than in other rival games. 

      Lightning Baccarat Strategy

      Short Summary: There is no definite Lightning Baccarat strategy, as it is impossible to tell when Lightning Cards will be added. The tie bet seems attractive due to the 5:1 payout but should be avoided at all costs. Stick to the Player which offers the best return.

      Detailed Summary: Despite the new multiplier mechanic, Lightning Baccarat will do little to the way you play baccarat. This is because it is impossible to know when Lightning Cards will show up. With this in mind, it's best to follow an optimal baccarat strategy instead. Here are a few general tips:

      • The tie bet is still the most dangerous. While it seems attractive to try and land that 5:1 win, it's going to happen once in a blue moon.
      • Betting on the Player exclusively will result in the best RTP
      • If you want to play a standard game of baccarat, then choose another table. You can't opt out of the Lightning Fee here.

      Closing thoughts

      If you want the potential for extra payouts in baccarat, then this game is a good option. If you just want to play a standard game of baccarat - then you may want to avoid a 20% additional fee on all bets. Lightning Baccarat is currently in soft launch but will release to all Evolution Casino sites soon.
      news image Emma Hall 16 Jan 2020 View more

      Casumo Casino Promo Codes

      Upcoming Events

      21 October 2020

      • Betwinner Daily Drops & Wins: €/$2,000,000 in daily draws and weekly tournaments
      • -
      • Slots

      11 November 2020

      • Win Samsung Galaxy Tech 📱 Exclusive lottery at Betwinner
      • -
      • Slots

      13 November 2020

      • £2 million Jackpot Blizzard ⛄ Exclusive to Casumo Casino
      • -
      • Slots

      17 November 2020

      • Christmas Level Up Adventure ⬆⛄ Win €50,000 in prizes + Luxury Italian Vacation
      • -
      • Slots

      23 November 2020

      • Win a Tesla Model 3 with Bitstarz Casino 🎅
      • -
      • Slots

      27 November 2020

      • Black Friday Special: 150 Free Spins at ZevCasino
      • -
      • Slots
      • Golden Osiris Slot Launch 💎 Exclusive at Casumo!
      • -
      • Slots

      01 December 2020

      • Open your Betzest Advent Calendar - Win Apple Gadgets & Thousands of free spins! 🎁
      • -
      • Slots

      Latest Evolution Live Dealer Articles

      Latest news